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Drama Research

Drama Research

Lively research in contemporary performance practice, Renaissance theatre, gender and performance, modernist theatre, radio drama and popular performance histories.

Alissa Clarke
Drama Research 

Lively research in contemporary performance practice, Renaissance theatre, gender and performance, modernist theatre, radio drama and popular performance histories.

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Drama Research

The research of Drama staff at DMU reflects the diverse interests and activities of the subject area and includes the production of monographs, chapters and essays in peer-reviewed journals, professional practice, textual scholarship, theatre and education initiatives and performer training. Demonstrating expertise in such areas as contemporary performance, Renaissance theatre, gender and performance, modernist theatre, radio drama and popular performance histories, the team is engaged in the supervision of research students at doctoral and Masters level study and contributes to the taught MA in Performance Practices.

 Contact:

For further information please contact:

Simon Featherstone
Principal Lecturer in Drama Studies
T: +44 (0)116 207 8600
E: sfeatherstone@dmu.ac.uk

Craig Vear
Head of Performance Research Group
T: +44 (0)116 207 8131
E: cvear@dmu.ac.uk

Recent Publications

Singing Simpkin and Other Bawdy JigsRoger Clegg Singing Simpkin 

‘a thoroughly researched and densely documented volume, represents the most substantial and authoritative study of this elusive and much misunderstood genre’ Stanley Wells, Times Literary Supplement

‘a usefulness so wide-ranging as to be remarkable’ B. J. Sokol, Shakespeare.

 

 

 

Details of further publications can be found here

 

 

 
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